Current Location:
P. Douglas Kindschi Hall of Science -> 4th Floor (KHS)
Location Notes:
KHS; 4th fl; Suite 4490a; Between Rm. 4490I and Rm. 4490J

“Villas Florentines (Villa Florentine)” by Paul Klee

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.343.1
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original artwork
Date:
1985
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 31.5 in Width: 23.5 in
Description:
Reproduction poster of Paul Klee's "Villas Florentines". Pink, yellow and tan background arranged in squares underlying dark "etching" marks and patterns. Images of buildings with geometric shapes.
Historical Context:
Paul Klee was a Swiss painter of German nationality. He was born December 18, 1879 and died June 29, 1940. His individual style was influenced by cubism, expressionism and surrealism. Klee was a master of color theory and he wrote about it extensively.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
one-sheet posters